Northern Lights Cruise trip
Northern Lights Cruise package – 6 nights
Northern Lights Cruise trip includes an amazing 2 nights Hurtigruten cruise from historic Trondheim to the Arctic town of Tromso with a real Viking feast at the Lofoten islands, a scenic train ride across the snow covered Dovre mountain plateau & Northern Lights evening trip in Tromso. The trip starts & finishes with stay in Oslo
DAY 1 – First night in Oslo
Individual arrival to Oslo. Check in at the centrally located, classic Bristol hotel. This hotel’s classical library lounge is a popular meeting place among the inhabitants of Oslo.
You can take the SAS airport bus directly to the hotel from Oslo Gardermoen airport.
Spend 1 night in Oslo
DAY 2 – Scenic train trip
Morning departure by the Dovre line, taking you across the scenic snow covered Dovre mountain plateau to the historic town of Trondheim. In Trondheim you find areas with tiny wooden houses, Norway’s only cathedral Nidarosdomen & the scenic Nidelven river cutting through the town.
Spend 1 night in Trondheim.
DAY 3 – Cruise start
Board an authentic Hurtigruten ship before noon and enjoy the Northern Lights /Aurora cruise from Trondheim to Tromso. All meals in the ship’s dining room are included while on board (buffet breakfast, buffet lunch & 3 course dinner)
Spend 2 nights on board.
DAY 4 – Arctic Bodo
Arrival to the beautifully located town of Bodo at noon, with time to visit the town before the ship continues across the Vest Fjord to the Lofoten Islands, where you will join the Viking feast excursion.
Bodo is located just north of the Arctic circle. The town is surrounded by spectacular alpine mountain peaks and islands
Viking feast at Lofoten
Enjoy an exotic, historic Viking evening!
At the Lofotr Viking Museum the largest Viking building ever found has been recreated. The original Chieftain’s house was established in about 500 AD and was inhabited until around 900 AD, and the rebuilt version exhibits finds from this era. The Chieftain and the Lady of the house invite you to join them for a real Viking feast in the banquet hall.
Experience the magic and excitement as they make sacrifices to the Gods, praying that the sun will return to avoid Ragnarok, the end of the world.
After the Viking feast, served with home-brewed mead, you will travel by bus to Svolvaer where you will rejoin the ship
DAY 5 – Arrival to Tromso
Enjoy a magnificent Arctic archipelago before the cruise arrival to Tromso at 14:30. Disembark after lunch and check in to a centrally located 4* hotel, close to the Hurtigruten pier. Northern Lights evening trip included.
Spend 1 night in Tromso
Chasing the Northern Lights
A few hours to relax and see Tromso before you will be picked up in the centre of Tromso for a Northern Lights chase by bus.
Based on the Northern Lights forecast, the bus will drive you to the best places to see the amazing Northern Lights, outside the lights of the town.
DAY 6 – Flight to Oslo
You can take the airport bus to the Tromso airport; appr 20 mins, then a 2 hour flight to Oslo.
Overnight at the Bristol hotel or at an airport hotel at your choice.
Spend 1 night in Oslo
The tour finishes after breakfast on day 7
BOOKING & PRICES
Choose start date, room & number of persons, whereupon the prices will appear in the tour summary box
THIS TRIP INCLUDES:
Hotels w. breakfast buffet
Hotel Bristol or similar
Scandic Nidelven or similar
Scandic Ishavshotel or similar
Standard outside cabin w. separate beds & private shower/toilet
All meals during the cruise:
Buffet breakfast, buffet lunch, 3 course dinner (food only)
Loftr Viking feast shore excursion
Northern Lights chasing in Tromso
All taxes & VAT
Contact us regarding this tour:
e-mail to [email protected] or call us on +47 55 13 13 10 (Mond.-Frid. 09:00 to 15:30 local time)
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